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over the last undecideds. governor romney promising to turn this economy around, president obama arguing it would have been worse if republicans would have been in charge over the past four years. with the final sprint on today we get the last pre election look at the unemployment situation in this country, the jobless rate ticking up last month to 7.9%, up from 7.8. some 12.3 million people unemployed. the number is higher when you add in the under employed, folks who want to be doing more than part time work, but are not, that number would jump to 23 million u.n. or under employed. both candidates hit the trail earlier and had this to say about the numbers. >> this morning we learned that companies hired more workers in october than at any time in the last eight months. [cheers and applause] >> he said he was going to lower the unemployment rate down to 5.2% right now. today we learned that it's actually 7.9%, and that is 9 million jobs short of what he promised. unemployment is higher today than when barack obama took office. megyn: chris stirewalt the fox news digital politic
, not bad, it's holding the line and it's the same kind of economy that the president has had for much of the last two years, which is unsatisfactory but not terrifying, so he is going with that, and when you hear an incumbent use terms like the most jobs created in eight months or unusual metrics like that he's looking for a way to reinforce his argument that's been there all along which as you said was if the republicans would have been in charge this would have been worse. this isn't great but it's better than it would have been if john mccain would have been elected in 2008. that is not exactly arousing call to supporters, and it also leaves the door open for mitt romney. and what you heard which is to say, this guy didn't deliver what he said he would, it's time to give somebody else the ball. megyn: when a difference from four years ago. i mean at this point in the election four years ago you could feel a momentum behind barack obama and people like you knew who was going to win that race. you know, it wasn't something that you could come out and say openly because you've got to
to have taken economy. already lots of people that have come here. it's a great event for new york. i think for those who were lost, you know, you have got to believe they would want us to have an economy and have a city going on for those that they left behind. >> reporter: $350 million economic impact it brings to the city. megyn: we are a city of survivors. trace, thank you. also from new york there are an estimated 28 million rats living around the city. where did they go when the flooded waters rushed in? we are watching governor romney in the battleground state of virginia. five days left, folks. we'll take you there live. >> i believe -- temperature [ man ] december 7th. go ahead, mark your calendars. it's the last day you can switch your medicare part d plan. we're ready, and we can't wait to switch. what i wanted was simple: the most value for my dollar. so, now that it's time, we're making the move to a plan that really works for us. [ male announcer ] make the switch to an aarp medicarerx plan, insured through unitedhealthcare. open enrollment starts october 15th and ends d
they don't have anything good to run on like the economy of the united states. so let's attack mitt romney like the ad you just showed a little bit ago with the little old ladies in the wheelchair. and the things put out by michael moore and move on d mov. this is the direction they go. i hope america wakes up and says i have had enough of this crap. let's elect a president and get america back on the right track instead of playing the games they are being played with by and other organizations that tear count fabric of america instead of building it up. let's stand behind the president and those people on the east coast who have gone through this terrible situation and quit playing politics with it. it's not for politics. this is to get help to people who need it. megyn: michael reagan, thank you so much for being here. we have big news about the october jobs report. one of the last big economic announcements voters will get before they head to the polls. a well-known "washington post" columnist suggesting the white house needs to answer questions about benghazi and about our o
that hate until he is ahead. the rasmussen numbers show that he has a 12-point advantage on the economy. it was just a seven-point advantage last week. so he has gone up 12 points a week. what did that? >> we have seen this in other polls. it is the way that independence of breaking for romney, what he has been able to count on all along is that the republican base stood behind him. they are with him no matter what. even if he moves to the middle or anything else that he does. they have stood with him through this. they so want a president out of office. now, you see it day after day, poll after poll, breaking romney's way. what that means is that the president is going to have a lot of work to do in order to get his base out and voting to try to overcome the late advantage of momentum. megyn: romney has a lead on foreign policy and national security, which i typically also been an area in which president obama was dominating. not only has not eroded, but he is 10 points behind romney in that issue. i would like to ask you, because rather than look at the numbers, advantageous to the de
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